Research Studies of Crime as related to Heredity

MUNICIPAL COURT OF CHICAGO. Research Studies of Crime as related to Heredity.

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MUNICIPAL COURT OF CHICAGO. Research Studies of Crime as related to Heredity. Chicago: The Municipal Court of Chicago. 1925.

8vo. Original bluepaper wrappers printed in black; pp. 89, 6 full-page illustrations, text illustrations; very good.
First edition. A collection of papers examining crime from a eugenic perspective, kicking off with the address 'Crime and Heredity' by Harry Olson, chief justice of the Municipal Court of Chicago and President of the Eugenics Research Association. There are also contributions from members of the Psychopathic Laboratory of the Court and Charles W. Burr, Professor of Mental Diseases at the University of Pennsylvania. Scarce.

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